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Title Mamma roma [(DVD) videorecording] / una produzione Arco Film ; prodotto da Alfredo Bini ; scritto e diretto da Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Edition Special edition.
Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2004]
[United States] : Distributed by Home Vision Entertainment.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  ITALIAN MAM    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 236
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 236.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast Anna Magnani, Ettore Garofolo, Franco Citti, Silvana Corsini.
Credits Photography, Tonino Delli Colli; editor, Nino Baragli; music, Carlo Rustichelli.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A middle-aged prostitute attempts to extricate herself from her sordid past for the sake of her son. Mamma Roma offers an unflinching look at the struggle for survival in postwar Italy.
Contents Disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features.
Note Special features: Interviews with Bernardo Bertolucci, Tonino Delli Colli, and Enzo Siciliano ; original theatrical trailer ; poster gallery ; Pier Paolo Pasolini (58 min. ; 1995) / Ivo Barnabo Micheli ; La ricotta (35 min. ; 1963) / Pasolini ; a 32-page booklet featuring excerpted interviews with Pasolini on Mamma Roma and La ricotta, and essays by novelist and culture critic Gary Indiana and Pasolini biographer Enzo Siciliano.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Mothers and sons -- Italy -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Prostitutes -- Italy -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Italy -- Social conditions -- 1945-1976 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films Italy.
Motion pictures, Italian.
Added Author Bini, Alfredo, 1926-2010.
Pasolini, Pier Paolo, 1922-1975.
Magnani, Anna, 1908-1973.
Garofolo, Ettore.
Citti, Franco.
Corsini, Silvana.
Delli Colli, Tonino.
Baragli, Nino.
Rustichelli, Carlo.
Micheli, Ivo Barnabo.
Arco Film.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Pier Paolo Pasolini.
ISBN 0780028007
Standard No. 037429187425
Music No. MAM040 Criterion Collection
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